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The Chicago Cubs and the Milwaukee Brewers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Miller Park.
The Cubs will pin their hopes on the pitching of righthander Edwin Jackson in this game. Jackson has a 3-9 record and a 5.49 ERA this season.
The Brewers will counter Jackson with Kyle Lohse. Righthander Lohse has a 3.68 ERA to go along with a 2-6 record this season.
The Cubs were a 14-6 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Astros. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -172 on the moneyline, while the total score (20) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, Milwaukee was a 7-4 loser at home against the Braves. Bettors on Atlanta at -130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (11) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Chicago: 31-43 SU
Milwaukee: 31-43 SU
Chicago most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After playing Houston are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Milwaukee most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Chi Cubs are 9-1
After playing Atlanta are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Chi Cubs's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chi Cubs's last 6 games when playing Milwaukee
Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 12-2 SU in their last 14 games when playing Chi Cubs
Milwaukee is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing at home against Chi Cubs
Milwaukee home to Chi Cubs, Wednesday, June 26